The Spot: Nias in Sumatra, IndonesiaThe Waves: On every surfer's must-visit list, Nias is notorious for its steep and powerful waves. The 2004 tsunami actually moved the reef so significantly that the surf became even better.
The Spot: Manu Bay in Raglan, New ZealandThe Waves: If the words "left-handed point break" mean anything to you, then you definitely want to make a trip to Raglan. If you're anything like us, you may want to enroll in one of the three-hour surfing classes offered at this Northern New Zealand beach. The consistent ten-foot waves mean a wealth of opportunity to show off your skills!